News2017-11-13T12:22:10-04:00

News About the Columbia County Fair

Columbia County Fair Scarecrow-Making Clinic Set for July 15

Soccer-playing scarecrows on display at last year’s fair. Individuals, families and groups are invited to participate in the free workshop with Mike DiMisa on July 15 at 9 a.m. at the faigrounds. Award-winning scarecrow maker Mike DiMisa of Ghent will lead a free scarecrow-making workshop July 15 at [...]

June 30th, 2018|

Columbia County Fair Demo Derby Entries Now Being Accepted

More than $1,400 in cash prizes and trophies will be awarded each night to this year’s winners of the 2018 Columbia County Fair Demolition Derby as the much-anticipated two-night fair favorite returns under the management of Stoney Roberts Promotions, Inc. for the second year in a row. Two nights of [...]

June 30th, 2018|

Chatham High School Construction Class Builds New Fairgrounds Booth

CHS Residential Construction staff and students in front of the partially finished information booth front row from left: Teacher Shawn Caldwell, Triston Schermerhorn, Craig Coons, Valerie Denning, Kyle Nehmens. Back row from left: Rich Kratt, Jon Elbert, Randy Van Alstyne, Corey Dexheimer. (Photo by Patrick Wemitt) Columbia County [...]

June 11th, 2018|

Country Music Sensation Parmalee Headlines 2018 Columbia County Fair

Country music band Parmalee will be the headline entertainment for the 2018 Columbia County Fair performing two shows Sunday, Sept. 2 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on the Main Stage in front of the grandstand, according to John Craft, Entertainment Committee Chairman. Sponsored by the Hudson River Bank and Trust [...]

May 10th, 2018|

County Fair Scholarship Program

The Columbia County Fair is announcing they are participating in the New York State Association of County Fairs scholarship program. There will be seven (7) $1,000 scholarships awarded by the state association. In conjunction with this the Columbia County Fair Association in Chatham will also award two additional (2) $1000 [...]

February 7th, 2018|